Carnegie Mellon University
A photo of Farnam Jahanian

October 26 - 27, 2018

Join Carnegie Mellon University in celebrating its 10th president, Farnam Jahanian, with a series of inaugural events during Homecoming 2018.

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Schedule of Events

Friday, October 26

9 - 9:45 a.m.
Robing and Procession

10 - 11:30 a.m.
Investiture Ceremony

12 - 1:30 p.m.
Campus-wide Picnic

1:30 - 4 p.m.
Inauguration Symposium

10 p.m. - 1 a.m.
SLICE and Tartan Salsa Late Nite Event: "ABCD - AnyBody Can Dance"

All events will take place on CMU's campus.

Saturday, October 27

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Homecoming Tailgate Lunch

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Homecoming Tailgate Activities

12 - 4 p.m.
Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) 30th Anniversary Celebration

1 p.m.
Football Game vs. Geneva

All events will take place on CMU's campus.